Dash cam video shows woman plow into officer after police chase

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SAND SPRINGS, Ok. — Dramatic dash camera video shows an officer opening fire on a vehicle headed straight for him during a police chase.

KTUL reports that officers were chasing a woman believed to be driving a stolen SUV at the time. The SUV eventually pulled over in a parking lot, but when an officer got out of his cruiser, he fired two rounds when the woman started driving at him.

The officer and the suspect weren’t badly hurt.

Police said they still had to use a Taser on the woman to get her into custody.

She was charged with possession of a stolen vehicle, eluding a police officer, assault and batter with a deadly weapon on a police officer, DUI drugs first offense and resisting arrest.

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